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              Forensic Science: Discover the Fascinating Methods Scientists Use to Solve Crimes

              Forensic Science: Discover the Fascinating Methods Scientists Use to Solve Crimes (Paperback)

              By Cooper, Chris

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              What is forensic science and how is it used to solve a crime? How do you know if a red stain is blood or ketchup, or whose blood it is? Can computers really recognize your face in a crowd? How do scientists decide how old bones are, and trace who they once belonged to? Explore th...e fascinating, and sometimes gory, world of forensics, where science helps crack the case. Learn why it is important to secure a crime scene, why fingerprints are critical clues, and how DNA sampling works. Find out how maggots can reveal how long someone has been dead, or how a single fabric fibre can lead to the murderer. From the scene of the crime to testing in the laboratory, you will get to know how all the clues are put together to tell a story and reveal the guilty person. Discover how methods have changed since the days of Sherlock Holmes, the latest technology in use today, and techniques of the future. Flip to the reference section to learn about pioneers in the field, see a timeline of forensic firsts, and locate museums and special websites to visit for further inspiration and exploration. The glossary gives you all the vocab you need to sound like a real CSI expert.
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              ISBN 9780241423639
              Released NZ 4 Feb 2020
              Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
              Interest Age 9-11 years
              Series DK Eyewitness
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              Puss in Boots

              Puss in Boots (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Davison, Max; Cooper, Chris; Illustrated by Bartolini, Egle; Alvarez, Dave

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              Thrilling adventures starring everyone's favourite swashbuckling cat! Plus four special bonus stories: 'As the Saying Goes', 'Hall of Mirrors', 'Costume Craze' and 'The Pickled Piper of San Lorenzo'.

              ISBN 9781785853180
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2016
              Publisher Titan Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Tourism in the Age of Globalisation
               

              Tourism in the Age of Globalisation (Hardback)

              Edited by Cooper, Chris; Wahab, Salah

              • RRP: $315.00
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              This book contributes to the clarification and systemisation of modern notions of tourism, examining the trend of globalisation to provide a review of contemporary tourism challenges.

              ISBN 9780415213165
              Released NZ 22 Mar 2001
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Routledge Advances in Tourism
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              Spirits Of Vengeance: Rise Of The Midnight Sons
               

              Spirits Of Vengeance: Rise Of The Midnight Sons (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              Text by Cooper, Chris; By Mackie, Howard; Kaminski, Len; Text by Chichester, D. G.

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              Contains material originally published in magazine form as GHOST RIDER #28 and #31, GHOST RIDER/BLAZE: SPIRITS OF VENGEANCE #1-6, MORBIUS: THE LIVING WARFARE #1, DARKHOLD: PAGES FROM THE BOOK OF SINS #1, NIGHTSTALKERS #1, WEB OF SPIDER-MAN #95-96, and MIDNIGHT SONS UNLIMITED #1, ...--verso.
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              ISBN 9781302901035
              Released NZ 29 Nov 2016
              Publisher Marvel Comics
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Contemporary Tourism: An international approach
                

              Contemporary Tourism: An international approach (Paperback, 4th edition)

              By Cooper, Chris; Hall, C. Michael

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              Now in its fourth edition, it presents a new and refreshing approach to the study of tourism, considering issues such as overtourism, advances in AI and its impacts, waste management and environmental crisis, the sharing economy and Airbnb, the tourist experience and product deve...lopment.
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              ISBN 9781911396772
              Released NZ 30 Dec 2018
              Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Contemporary Tourism
               

              Contemporary Tourism (Trade Paperback / Paperback, annotated edition)

              By Cooper, Chris; Hall, C. Michael

              • RRP: $98.99
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              Presents a different approach to the study of tourism, considering issues such as the changing world order, destination marketing, tourism ethics and pro-poor tourism. This book highlights the ongoing threats from terrorism and health scares faced by the tourism industry, and dis...cusses the related security and risk management strategies.
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              ISBN 9780750663502
              Released NZ 20 Nov 2007
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Marvel Firsts: The 1990s Vol. 1

              Marvel Firsts: The 1990s Vol. 1 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Nicieza, Fabian; Mackie, Howard; Wright, Gregory; Text by Cooper, Chris; Illustrated by Saltares, Javier

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              Marvel's journey into history reaches comics' most debated decade: the 1990s! Ghost Rider, Deathlok and Foolkiller are reinvented for a grim and gritty era! Mutants go extreme with X-Force and an all-new X-Factor! The New Warriors on the block arrive! Nomad goes solo, Silver Sabl...e shuffles her Wild Pack, Adam Warlock assembles an Infi nity Watch, Darkhold Redeemers rise, and new icons are born. COLLECTING: GHOST RIDER (1990) 1, DEATHLOK (1990) 1, NEW WARRIORS (1990) 1, FOOLKILLER (1990) 1, DARKHAWK 1, SLEEPWALKER 1, X-FORCE (1991) 1, X-FACTOR (1986) 71, WARLOCK AND THE INFINITY WATCH 2, DEATH'S HEAD II (1992A) 1, SILVER SABLE AND THE WILD PACK 1, TERROR INC. (1992) 1, NIGHT THRASHER: FOUR CONTROL 1, DARKHOLD: PAGES FROM THE BOOK OF SINS 1; MATERIAL FROM CAPTAIN AMERICA ANNUAL 9
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              ISBN 9780785198338
              Released NZ 14 Jun 2016
              Publisher Marvel Comics
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Run, Swim, Throw, Cheat: The science behind drugs in sport
               

              Run, Swim, Throw, Cheat: The science behind drugs in sport (Paperback)

              By Cooper, Chris

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              Sportsmen and women achieve extraordinary feats through hard work and natural talent. But some do use drugs to push the body further. How do the drugs work? Do they work? Is it possible to test for them? Chris Cooper explains the biochemistry, revealing how people cheat now, and ...how they might in future.
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              ISBN 9780199678785
              Released NZ 12 Sep 2013
              Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Worldwide Destinations: The Geography of Travel and Tourism
               

              Worldwide Destinations: The Geography of Travel and Tourism (Hardback, 8th New edition)

              By Boniface, Brian; Cooper, Robyn; Cooper, Chris

              • RRP: $282.00
              • $282.00
              • Pub Date
                24 Nov 20

              Worldwide Destinations: The Geography of Travel and Tourism is a unique text that explores tourism demand, supply, organisation and resources for every country worldwide. The eighth edition is brought up to date with features such as: An exploration of current issues such as clim...ate change, overtourism, expedition cruises, film tourism, economic and cultural impacts of tourism. New and updated case studies throughout More emphasis on South East Asia, Africa and Middle East. Online resources for lecturers and students including: PPT's, web links and video links The first part of the book comprises thematic chapters which detail the geographic knowledge and principles required to analyse the tourism appeal of destinations. The subsequent division of the book into regional chapters enables the student to carry out a systematic analysis of a particular destination, by providing insights on cultural characteristics as well as information on specific places. Worldwide Destinations: The Geography of Travel and Tourism is an invaluable resource for studying every destination in the world, by explaining tourism demand, evaluating the many types of tourist attractions and examining the trends that may shape the future geography of tourism. This thorough guide is a must-have for any student undertaking a course in travel and tourism.
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              ISBN 9780367200404
              Released NZ 24 Nov 2020
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Contemporary Tourism
               

              Contemporary Tourism (Hardback)

              By Cooper, Chris; Hall, C. Michael

              • RRP: $271.00
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              The study of tourism and indeed the tourism industry is changing constantly. Contemporary Tourism: an international approach presents a new and refreshing approach to the study of tourism, considering issues such as the changing world order, destination marketing, tourism ethics ...and pro-poor tourism. In particular, it highlights the ongoing threats from terrorism and health scares faced by the tourism industry today, and discusses the related security and risk management strategies, illustrating the potential implications for the patterns and flow of tourism in the future. Divided into five sections, each chapter has a thorough learning structure including chapter objectives, examples, discussion points, self review questions, checklists and case studies. Cases will be both thematic and destination-based and always international. They will be used to emphasise the relationship between general principles and the practice of tourism looking at areas such as business and special interest tourism and the role of technology.The five sections will cover: Contemporary Tourism Systems; The Contemporary Tourist; The Contemporary Tourist Destination; Tourism Futures; Teaching and Studying Contemporary Tourism. The text will also provide an annotated, authoritative and thorough set of resources to guide the reader through the topic area including online resource sites for both students and lecturers.
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              ISBN 9781138131996
              Released NZ 26 Nov 2015
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
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